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Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints

Duke holds one of the world’s largest collections of Confederate imprints, or items printed in the Confederate States of America between secession from the Union and the surrender of the Confederate military forces (December 1860-April 1865). Confederate imprints are notable for their fragility and ephemerality, due to the scarcity of high-quality paper and a lack of large publishing and printing houses in the South, as well as for the view their contents give of military and civilian life in th...



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Topics: New Orleans (La.) -- Directories, New Orleans (La.) -- Commerce, New Orleans Suburban Area (La.) --...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
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368 p. ; 21 cm
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. War Dept
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate States of...
Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Soldiers
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by Whately, Richard, 1787-1863
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xiv, 15-431 p. 19 cm
Topic: Rhetoric
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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Caption (p. [1]) "Ordnance manual. Chapter first. Ordnance. The following are the kinds and calibres of ordnance used in the land service of the Confederate States."
Topics: United States. Army, Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate States of America. Ordnance...
3 p. l., [v]-xx, 730 p., 1 l. 16 cm
Topic: English language
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. War Dept; Gorgas, Josiah, 1818-1883
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"This manual is adopted, with some necessary changes, omissions, and alterations, from the Ordnance manual of the United States service of 1861."--Pref
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Ordnance
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821; Burnod, ------; D'Aguilar, G. C. (George Charles), Sir, 1784-1855
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Contains LXXVIII maxims, annotated by M. Burnod and translated by Sir George C. D'Aguilar
Topic: Military art and science
Description based on: 1862
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America
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Caption title
Topic: Confederate States of America
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viii, 430 p. 23 cm
Topic: Spain -- Description and travel
Plates printed on both sides
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Surgery, Military, Confederate States of America. Army --...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Quintard, C. T. (Charles Todd), 1824-1898
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80 p. ; 12 cm
Topic: Devotional literature
"A ritual of the ancient and accepted Scotch Rite of Freemasonry."
Topic: Freemasons
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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On cover: Viele on field fortifications and artillery, with plates
Topic: Fortification, Field
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Hardee, William Joseph, 1815-1873
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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Founded as a semi-monthly by J. W. and W. S. Jones in Augusta in 1843, the Southern cultivator was "devoted to the interests of southern agriculture, designed to improve the mind and elevate the character of the tillers of the soil, and to introduce a more enlightened system of culture." It moved to Athens after the war, and then to Atlanta, changing its frequency of issue, absorbing a number of other farm journals, and adding the title of one of them, the Dixie farmer, to its own in...
Topic: Agriculture
"Ordinances adopted by the Convention of Virginia, in secret session, in April and May 1861": p. 1-44 (2d group) "Ordinances adopted by the Convention of Virginia, at the adjourned session in June and July 1861": p. [47]-73 (2d group)
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by Parker, William Harwar, 1826-1896
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xi, 189 p. ; 18 cm
Topics: Confederate States of America. Navy, Seamanship
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Roberts, Joseph, 1814-1898
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Cover-title
Topic: Artillery
"Written at the request of the Grand Lodge of Ancient Freemasons of South Carolina."
Topics: Freemasons, Freemasons -- History
190 p. ; 18 cm
Topic: Spellers
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by South Carolina. State Auditor; Tupper, James
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Caption title
Topic: Confederate imprint
At head of title: 2d Sess. 12th General Assembly, 1863
Topic: Law
xxvii [1], 168 p. 16 cm
Topics: Fortification, Offensive (Military science)
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by Smith, Roswell Chamberlain, 1797-1875
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"Compiled from the 'New English grammar' of Roswell C. Smith."--Pref
Topic: English language
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. Surgeon-General's Office
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Caption title
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
xv, [21]-219 p. 22 cm
Topics: English language, English language -- Grammar
58 p. 22 cm
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 11th
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates
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Issued without title page; spine title varies
Topics: Administrative agencies, Administrative agencies -- Virginia -- Periodicals, Virginia -- Politics...
Founded on Webster's elementary spelling book
Topic: Spellers
References: Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints, 9050
Topics: Christian family, Home, Families, Marriage, Parent and child, Families -- Religious life
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Georgia; Clark, Richard H., 1824-1896; Cobb, Thomas Read Rootes, 1823-1862; Irwin, David, 1808-1885
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Includes index
Topic: Law
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by United States. Army. Ordnance Dept; Confederate States of America. Ordnance Bureau
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Crandall 2487
Topics: United States. Army, Confederate States of America. Army, Ordnance
"Sold only by subscription."
Topics: Curiosities and wonders, Encyclopedias and dictionaries
198 p. 22 cm
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821; Bertrand, Henri-Gratien, comte, 1773-1844
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At head of title: No. 37
Topic: Jesus Christ
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. War Dept
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James A. Seddon, secretary of war
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Confederate States of America. War Dept
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by Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates
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Issued without title page; spine title varies
Topics: Administrative agencies, Administrative agencies -- Virginia -- Periodicals, Virginia -- Politics...
Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topics: Tariff, Warehouses
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Patten, George Washington, 1808-1882
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Cavalry drill and tactics
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. Adjutant and Inspector-General's Office; Gilchrist, Robert C. (Robert Cogdell), b. 1829
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"With full index, explanatory notes, and such decisions of the War Department as could be collected touching matters of general concern to the service."
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
Also published in appendix to Journal of the Convention of the people of South Carolina, held in 1860-61, Charleston, 1861
Topic: Secession
Assembled in accordance with a proclamation of the president, dated 13th February, 1861. Adjourned April 27, 1861
Topic: Secession
At head of title: By authority of Congress
Topic: Legislation
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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An attempt to apply the prophecies in the Book of Daniel to the confederacy
Topic: Prophecies
Caption title
Topic: War songs
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Quintard, C. T. (Charles Todd), 1824-1898
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Cover title
Topic: Consolation
"Charleston, S.C., 1861."
Topics: South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Poetry, Confederate States of America --...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Smith, Roswell Chamberlain, 1797-1875
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"Compiled from the 'New English grammar' of Roswell C. Smith."--Pref
Topic: English language
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America
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Caption title
Topic: Kansas -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates
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Issued without title page; spine title varies
Topics: Administrative agencies, Administrative agencies -- Virginia -- Periodicals, Virginia -- Politics...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
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Crandall 4029
Topics: Latin language, Latin language -- Grammar, Greensboro (N.C.) -- Imprints
The appendix contains reports and correspondence of commissioners to other states
Topics: Secession, Alabama -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865
Caption title
Topic: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Religious life and customs
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Schmitz, Leonhard, 1807-1890
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x [9]-320 p. 17 cm
Topics: Latin language, Latin language -- Grammar
"Printed at the Southern Federal Union Office, Milledgeville, Georgia."
Topics: Georgia -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865, Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
41 p. ; 22 cm
Topic: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sermons
David F. Jamison, president
Topics: Secession, South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. War Dept
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"War Dept. ... James A. Seddon, Secretary of War."
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Bullions, Peter, 1791-1864; Craven, B. (Braxton), 1822-1882
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192 p. 20 cm
Topic: English language
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. Congress. House of Representatives
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House of representatives, December 16, 1864--Ordered to be printed
Topics: Confederate States of America, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Peace
49 p
Topic: Tariff
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Richardson, William H; Hardee, William Joseph, 1815-1873
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An abridgement of W. J. Hardees̓ Rifle and light infantry tactics, together with extracts from W. Gilmans̓ Manual of instruction for the volunteers and militia of the United States
Topics: Confederate States of America. Army, Infantry drill and tactics
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. War Dept; Confederate States of America. Congress
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Transmitted to Congress by the President, Dec. 19, 1863
Topics: Confederate States of America -- History, Military, United States -- History -- Civil War,...
Includes index
Topics: Ordinances, Municipal, Ordinances, Municipal -- Alabama -- Huntsville
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Nolan, L. E. (Louis Edward), 1818-1854
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Parrish & Willingham. Confederate imprints
Topic: Cavalry
House, September 27, 1862. Read first and second times, made special order for Monday, and continuing until disposed of, and ordered to be printed
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army
Reprinted from The Southern Presbyterian Review for April, 1861
Topics: Breckinridge, Robert J. (Robert Jefferson), 1800-1871, Secession
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16 p. 19 cm
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by Morgan, John Hunt, 1825-1864
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Signed: John H. Morgan, Brig. Gen. C.S.A.; dated: Georgetown, Ky. July 15th 1862
Topic: Propaganda, Confederate
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Le Louterel, François Philippe, b. 1789; Richardson, John M. (John Manly), 1831-1898
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Gen. LeLouterel's work, (4th edition, Paris, 1850), of which this is, in the main, a translation ..."--Pref. p. [xi]
Topic: Military art and science
"Published in compliance with a resolution by the Corps."
Topics: Georgia. Chatham Artillery of Savannah, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 --...
Duke University Libraries, Confederate Imprints
by Confederate States of America. Congress. House of Representatives
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At head of title: House of representatives, Dec. 21st, 1863.--Ordered to be printed.
Topic: Confederate States of America. Army